A loan helped to buy more eggplants and tomatoes.


Güzel's story

Güzel is a 38-year-old woman from Kahramanmaraş. She has been producing tomato and paprika paste, as well as dried eggplant, peppers, and zucchini, which are unique to Kahramanmaraş.

Güzel has been in the microfinance system of Turkish Grameen Microfinance Program, a Kiva field partner, for 10 years, and she is known for being responsible and hard-working.

With her Kiva loan, Güzel will buy more eggplants and tomatoes for her business.


This loan is special because:

it supports underserved women in rural parts of Turkey



Loan details


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